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Brunswick, Maryland

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The location of Brunswick

Welcome to Brunswick ...

The city of Brunswick is located in Frederick County.

The location of Brunswick has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Brunswick has a population of 6,266 people<2> (see below for details).

Brunswick is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Brunswick lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Brunswick: (301) and (240)<4>

The ZIP code for Brunswick: 21716<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brunswick had a population of 5,870 people. This makes Brunswick the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Brunswick represents 0.1% of the total population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,870 people, the population of Brunswick increased 19.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,894 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Brunswick had an population of 6,266 people. This is an increase of 6.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.03% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brunswick.

Communities near Brunswick ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brunswick and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.

Community   2017
Boonsboro   [Map]   3,553   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frederick   [Map]   71,408   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Middletown   [Map]   4,615   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Poolesville   [Map]   5,269   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Walkersville   [Map]   6,181   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Leesburg (VA)   [Map]   54,215   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brunswick.

Communities Also Named Brunswick ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Brunswick - they are located in British Columbia, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brunswick.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brunswick. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brunswick. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brunswick. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brunswick:

Websites for Brunswick ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brunswick ...

Looking for more information about Brunswick? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brunswick, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brunswick.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Frederick County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brunswick. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Frederick County:

The official website for State of Maryland:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brunswick.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brunswick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Brunswick). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brunswick or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brunswick) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brunswick. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brunswick

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brunswick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3178, Longitude: -77.6258     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brunswick have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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